Related Rule
Benin
Practice Relating to Rule 1. The Principle of Distinction between Civilians and Combatants
Section B. Attacks against combatants
Benin’s Military Manual (1995) states: “A combatant must fight only combatants.” 
Benin, Le Droit de la Guerre, III fascicules, Forces Armées du Bénin, Ministère de la Défense nationale, 1995, Fascicule I, p. 17; see also Fascicule II, p. 18.